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After announcing foiled plot to kidnap governor, Michigan’s attorney general says the far right is trying to ‘disrupt’ the state ahead of the election

Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel spoke with Business Insider on Thursday after announcing that a group of men were being charged with plotting to kidnap Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and hold a mock trial for “treason.” Nessel said it was not safe to dismiss far-right paramilitary groups as a laughing matter. […]
After announcing foiled plot to kidnap governor, Michigan’s attorney general says the far right is trying to ‘disrupt’ the state ahead of the election
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Right-wing activists accused of multiple felonies in connection with voter-intimidation efforts, disinformation about mail-in ballots

An arrest warrant has been issued for Jacob Wohl, a right-wing provocateur accused of voter intimidation in Michigan. Wohl and another man, John Burkman, are accused of “presenting false and misleading statements about mail-in voting” to Detroit-area residents. If convicted, the accused could face prison time. Visit Business Insider’s homepage […]
Right-wing activists accused of multiple felonies in connection with voter-intimidation efforts, disinformation about mail-in ballots